Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Jamali Kamali Mosque and Tombs, Delhi

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamali_Kamali_Mosque_and_Tomb

The jamali Kamali Mosque
The jamali Kamali Mosque
The beautiful detailing on the walls
The beautiful detailing on the walls
Shaandaar
Shaandaar

The wuzukhana for the mosque
The wuzukhana for the mosque[/caption

The mehrab of the mosque The mehrab of the mosque


The central dome and entrance with fluted pillars
The central dome and entrance with fluted pillars

The spectacular, symmetrical insides of the mosque
The spectacular, symmetrical insides of the mosque
why are we so callous with our heritage?
why are we so callous with our heritage?
The medallion decorations & Indian jharokha
The medallion decorations & Indian jharokha
The tomb of Jamali and Kamali
The tomb of Jamali and Kamali
The spectacular ceiling, still shinihttp://ranasafvi2012.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page#ng bright
The spectacular ceiling, still shining bright
The colours on the walls!
The colours on the walls!

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The plurality of India

Our Uncared for heritage - walls surrounding the tombs
Our Uncared for heritage – walls surrounding the tombs
some unknown graves of nobles, seeking proximity to the Sufi saint, Jamali
some unknown graves of nobles, seeking proximity to the Sufi saint, Jamali
Delicate designs in marble surrounding the tombs
Delicate designs in marble surrounding the tombs
The chatri in the tomb compound
The chatri in the tomb compound
The entrance to the mosque
The entrance to the mosque

http://pixels-memories.blogspot.in/2013/01/jamali-kamali-complex-new-delhi.html